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    "Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art."
        -- Claude Debussy

artSTAGE - Elementary Honor Chorus 2021

  • Witness the magic that occurs when standout singers from each elementary school join voices in a digital capacity this year.  As we celebrate Music in Our Schools Month we applaud our fabulous elementary music teachers for their dedication and efforts to shine a light on our talented students and on the Fine Arts program in Gwinnett.
    Produced by GCPS TV Airs daily on GCPS TV at 10 AM, 2 PM, and 8 PM.

  • Grayson Tech Music Tech Album

    May 12, 2020

    The students in the Music Technology program at the Grayson High School Technical Education Program have released their 2021 Spring Compilation album. Many student original works as well as permitted cover charts are included in this spring release.  All songs were written, produced, and recorded by the students! 

    GT Productions Trapped in Sound

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  • Norcross High School Singing Group

    Norcross High School’s singing group "N'Harmonics'" submission wins "Outstanding Arrangement" at the Varsity Vocals International Championship of High School A Cappella 2021 Virtual Competition South Region Quarterfinal. Congratulations to the group and the arrangers: Brianna Thompson, Erick Nunez, and Hector Fitz-Hernandez on this accomplishment! 

    Video of the performance


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  • Brookwood Music Technology Fall 2020 Album Solstice

    Brookwood High School Music Technology cover

    January 4, 2021

    This year's album, "SOLSTICE", is a free download from the Music Technology Program at Brookwood High School. Please visit their page: to enjoy the work of these talented students. The selections represent the best of over 125 submissions for this project. You can listen and download by individual tracks.

    Thanks for listening!

    Credits: "SOLSTICE" Winter 2020 Compilation

    Production: Chris Costigan

    Artwork Consultant: Loria Crews

    Artwork: Peter Phan

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  • Georgia Music Educators Association Logo December 21, 2020 


    The Georgia Music Educators Association has selected the Featured Works for the 2021 GMEA Music Technology Student Showcase. This is an event that takes place at the annual in-service conference in January and features the music technology compositions of students from across the State of Georgia. This year 73 submissions were entered from across the state and GMEA selected 13 to be included in the event.

    Gwinnett County Public Schools is proud to announce that our Music Technology programs have nine of the 13 selected works included in this year’s showcase. The works, the composers (students), schools and their teachers are listed below. Congratulations to these students and programs!

    Mixed Media

    Solo in the Snow Sebastian Soler Brookwood HS, Teacher: Chris Costigan

    Derivitive Work

    Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 Sebastian Soler Brookwood HS, Teacher: Chris Costigan

    Digital Composition - Middle School

    It's Gonna Be OK Simran Mohamed N. Gwinnett MS, Teacher: David Dover

    Scatterbrained Product of Musicality Thomas Jenkins N. Gwinnett MS, Teacher: David Dover

    Digital Composition - High School

    Echos Ben Cook and Bryton Heath Lanier HS, Teacher: Patrick Collins

    Fault Latavian Radford Brookwood HS, Teacher: Chris Costigan

    Legacy Danny Vo Brookwood HS, Teacher: Chris Costigan

    Vocode Gideon Reese Peachtree Ridge HS, Teacher: Dr. Andy Edwards

    What's Your Damage? Sebastian Soler Brookwood HS, Teacher: Chris Costigan


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  • Coleman Music Technology Shows Off Their Work

    October 27, 2020


    Click to access the Coleman Middle School Music Technology Soundcloud resource to hear the students' works

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  • Students selected to Music Technology Showcase

    January 15, 2020

    Art Team

    Two Brookwood students were selected from 71 statewide entries to participate in the 1st Annual Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) Music Technology Student Showcase.  

    Their compositions will be presented at the Tweed Recording Studio and Academy in Athens, GA on January 24 as part of the GMEA Conference.

    Sebastian Roman-Soler (on the left) has two works chosen for the showcase. Moonlight Sonata 3rd Movement (Remix) in the Derivative Work Category and Wobble in the Mixed Media Category. Isaac Baquerizo (on the right) will feature his composition Righteous Song in the Digital Composition Category.

    Their teacher Dr. Chris Costigan is pictured center and in the Music Technology Lab located at Brookwood High School

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  • Brookwood HS Music Tech Releases New Album

    December 9, 2019

    Brookwood Music Tech

    Brookwood HS Music Tech Releases New Album


    This is the 16th album for us since I've been at BHS and we are right at 70K plays from all over the world. 


    Please listen and support these amazing composers/musicians

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